Prospect Park 150th Anniversary Video

Happy birthday, Prospect Park! On October 19, 2017, Brooklyn’s Prospect Park celebrates an historic milestone, its 150th anniversary. Hear from Prospect Park Alliance President Sue Donoghue, Alliance Board Chair Iris Weinshall, Senator Charles Schumer, and City Council Member Brad Lander about the Park’s history and the importance of Prospect Park Alliance, and the love that all Brooklynites have for Brooklyn’s Backyard. Prospect Park Alliance is the non-profit organization that sustains, restores and advances Prospect Park, “Brooklyn’s Backyard,” providing a majority of the staff and resources that keep the Park green and vibrant for the diverse communities that call Brooklyn home. Learn more about our 150th celebration.